Arun Govil Claims He Never Received A Single Honour From Government For Ramayan

Ramyan’s re run has been a massive hit among masses even after it was first aired 30 years ago. The show created history by becoming number 1 show on Indian television and gaining record breaking trp rates. Even the lead actors Arun Govil, Sunil Lahri and Dipika Chikhlia became fan favourites, however, Arun who played Lord Ram claims he never received any award for show. Talking about him not receiving any awards for his contribution for Ramayan, Arun revealed, “चाहे कोई राज्य सरकार हो या केंद्र सरकार, मुझे आज तक किसी सरकार ने कोई सम्मान नहीं दिया है. मैं उत्तर प्रदेश से हूँ, लेकिन उस सरकार ने भी मुझे आज तक कोई सम्मान नहीं दिया. और यहाँ तक कि मैं पचास साल से मुंबई में हूँ, लेकिन महाराष्ट्र की सरकार ने भी कोई सम्मान नहीं दिया. #रामायण." Well, it’s sad that even after getting loved and appreciated by everyone Actor like him has never received an award, however, Arun never said this in public but he thought this was the right time to talk about it, even fans started trending #AwardForRamayan and requested government that, Ramanand Sagar should be awarded by Bharat Ratna.

28th April 2020 | 03:55 PM (IST)